Glennard “Bruno” Brown, age 74, of Tilly, Arkansas went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Conway Regional Medical Center with family by his side. He was born in Tilly, Arkansas on August 11, 1944 to Garlan and Edith Brown. Glennard married Alma Sue Watson on August 22, 1964. Together Glennard and Alma Sue had two boys, four grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.


Glennard was of the Pentecostal faith. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, and friend to many. Glennard was a retired carpenter from Arkansas Nuclear One where he worked for 30 plus years. He was a 32nd degree mason and a member of Witts Springs Masonic Lodge 603.


Glennard is survived by two sons, Bryan Brown and wife Wendy of Pottsville and Travis Brown and wife Twila of Tilly; four grandchildren, Santana Mills and husband Mark of Pottsville, Britney Clark and husband Jared of Tilly, Justin Brown and wife Marcy of Pottsville and Aron Claassen and wife Rachel of South Dakota; seven great-grandchildren, Clay, Cole, Grady, Nolan, Baker, Aiden and Lincoln; mother in law, Lillian Watson of Alread; two brothers, Kenneth Brown and Julie of Tilly and Jerry Brown and wife Carol of Tilly; sister, Glenda Horton of Little Rock; three brothers in law, Bill Watson and wife Becky of Alread, Bob Watson and wife Pam of Hector and Dwayne Watson and wife Charlie of Alread; and many nieces, nephews and friends who will also mourn his passing.


Glennard was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Alma Sue Brown; his parents, Garlan and Edith Brown; and father in law, Ulysses Watson.


Funeral services for Glennard will be 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 at Roller-Coffman Chapel in Marshall, Arkansas with Bro. Donnie Chisum officiating. Visitation will be 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. preceding the service. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery near Tilly, Arkansas. Pallbearers will be Justin Brown, Mark Mills, Jared Clark, Allen Brown, Jerry Dale Brown and Zach Watson. Honorary pallbearers will be Clay Clark, Cole Clark, Grady Mills, Nolan Mills, Baker Mills, Aiden Claassen and Lincoln Claassen.